Midwest Heavy Rain and Severe Storms; Poor Air Quality and Elevated Fire Threats In the Northwest; Hurricane Lane Rolls Through Central Pacific

An area of low pressure is expected to lift up through the Midwest and intensify, while producing possible excessive rainfall and severe storms across the Mississippi Valley into the Ohio/Tennessee Valleys. Smoke from wildfires will continue to create poor air quality across parts of Western region. Hurricane Lane continues to move west through the Central Pacific, well east-southeast of Hawaii. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Joplin, Joplin Regional Airport (KJLN)

Lat: 37.16°NLon: 94.5°WElev: 981ft.

Mostly Cloudy

68°F

20°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed W 7 mph
Barometer 29.86 in (1010.2 mb)
Dewpoint 65°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 20 Aug 6:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles E Chetopa KS

  • Today

    Today: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 80. West wind 7 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 63. Northwest wind 7 to 11 mph.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    Low: 63 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 83. North wind 8 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 63. North wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 63 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 80. Northeast wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 62 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 50 percent chance of showers before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 82 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 68 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 89.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 89 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 80. West wind 7 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 63. Northwest wind 7 to 11 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 83. North wind 8 to 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 63. North wind 3 to 6 mph.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 80. Northeast wind 5 to 8 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 89.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 72.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 90.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 71.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 90.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles E Chetopa KS
 37.04°N 95.03°W (Elev. 778 ft)
6:41 am CDT Aug 20, 2018
7am CDT Aug 20, 2018-6pm CDT Aug 26, 2018
 
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